You can use this tag to discuss food in New Mexico, Nevada, and Arizona. We also have tags for each of the individual states, as well as many of the cities within them, which you can browse here.

A Bite-Size Stop in Truth or Consequences, New Mexico

Just the name alone—Truth or Consequences, New Mexico—has likely piqued your curiosity, and with good reason. There is a lot to be curious about in this town formerly called Hot Springs: the geothermal...

Hidden gems in Phoenix area?

by cilantro 15 days ago

Planning a trip to the Phoenix area in February. We’ll be on the west side with lots of chain restaurants, but would love to find hidden gems anywhere in the area. We were delighted to discover Pan...

Cost of dining out rising rapidly...

by gutreactions 5 months ago

Restaurants of all types have been raising their prices across the board. Just noticed one of our local spots posting their weekend specials. One was: Pat La Frieda Porterhouse for 2, $110. With si...

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Starbucks workers form their 1st union in the U.S. in a big win for labor

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 month ago

"Starbucks workers have voted to form their first U.S. union. Workers from one store in Buffalo, N.Y., voted to unionize, in a watershed moment for Starbucks, which operates 8,953 stores in the ...

Denver to Durango and Northern New Mexico/Santa Fe

jen kalb
by jen kalb 7 months ago

In August I will be taking a driving trip (mostly gardening and nature oriented) from Denver to Vail then southward (though Buena Vista, Salida etc) then westward to Durango for a multi-day gatheri...

Three Days in Tucson, AZ

by marisa6788 2 years ago

Traveling from NY to Tuscon for first time. I am total foodie also like good atmosphere.. Trying to pick three dinner places. Any recommendations on must hit spots? The Grill? A steak place which ...

Anything good for Lunch and Dinner in PHX-Scottsdale?

by twodales2 6 months ago

Looking for good spots for good food in Scottsdale or PHX. From Diners to Nice Restaurants. Thanks for any tips.

Reno food scene

by Dagney 2 years ago

We are considering Reno as a retirement destination and are about to drive up there from Las Vegas. One of our requirements in a new location is a good food scene. Las Vegas has proven itself thi...

Caf Casino in Scottsdale

by mauig 6 months ago

I see several folks remember this place. Looking for the name of my former neighbor, Mark, who worked there (mgr?) then moved to Denver. Thanks for your help.

Cafe Sierra Negra to open in Abiquiú

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

While I was sad to read that Flourchild's Bakery https://www.chowhound.com/post/abiquiu-ghost-ranch-bodes-general-store-flourchilds-bakery-1087428 closed this summer, a victim of the pandemic, the ...

Zacatlán Restaurant | Santa Fe, New Mexico

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

Opened in July, Zacatlán Restaurant in Santa Fe earned a thumbs-up from my friend today based on her outdoor brunch there. It bills itself as Southwestern and Mexican with a chef/owner from Zacatec...

Abiquiú: Ghost Ranch, Bodes General Store, Flourchild's Bakery, Dar al Islam Mosque

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

Following breakfast in La Espanola https://www.chowhound.com/post/breakfast-la-cocina-espanola-mexico-1086923, I hurried toward Abiquiú and Ghost Ranch.

Looking for quality produce in Henderson/Las Vegas area

by zook 1 year ago

The title says it all. Where can I buy good quality produce in the Henderson/las Vegas area?

Three meals in Santa Fe

by DFWBuff 1 year ago

Family (two boys, 10 & 12) traveling through Santa Fe in June. I would greatly appreciate suggestions for a lunch, a dinner (exceptional cuisine but not overly fancy since we have kids), and break...

In Search of New Mexico Potato Chips

Perilagu Khan
by Perilagu Khan 11 years ago

This past Saturday my wife purchased a sack of New Mexico Style Red Chili Pototo Chips at a convenient store in Carizozo, New Mexico. They may be the best potato chips I've ever eaten. Problem is, ...

Mexican Restaurants-Tucson AZ

by nohurry 2 years ago

Hey, Mrbigshot#1, Tucdan, EWSflash, Francelle...are you all still around...? Stop the [tortilla] presses: here's the news...my new favorite is PAPA LOCO, on Rita Road south of Valencia. It's rat...

Flagstaff, AZ

by mikecho 2 years ago

We are going to the Grand Canyon South Rim. I know there isn't much to eat in the village in the tourist area. We are staying in Flagstaff in the evenings. Any recommendation for good local food. I...

Claim Jumpers

by syrup09 2 years ago

Has anyone out there been to a Restaurant called Claim Jumpers? I Found out about them reading Todd Wilbur's Secret Recipes 2. They seem to be a West Coast chain with a few locations in...

Review: El Chorro Lodge (Paradise Valley, AZ)

by ejs1492 11 years ago

Before we go any further, let’s just get one thing out of the way. The newly renovated and re-tooled El Chorro Lodge is a beautiful restaurant. The interior design is a tasteful update of a vener...

Tiwa Kitchen | Taos, New Mexico

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

One final stop in Taos after checking out of Casa Benavides https://www.chowhound.com/post/casa-benavides-bb-taos-mexico-1087618 , I circled back to Tiwa Kitchen for lunch. I had spotted it on my e...